Category: Cross Country

Cross Country League – Boothorpe

2 laps of National Forest Land approximately 5.5 miles mostly on grass land with a small section of compact path. Spikes or Trail Shoes. Strictly NO parking on the main road, there is plenty of parking at conkers with a very easy 5 minute walk to the start. There are NO toilets/showers or a changing area.

Cross Country League – Allestree Park

Approx 6 miles total, 2 laps. Muddy in parts, but extensive compacted limestone paths at end of lap. Off-road shoes preferable; spikes not ideal. Toilets next to the Hall. No showers.
Main entrance is off A6 (Duffield Road), just at the Northern boundary of the city. Use post code DE22 2EU. Car parking is very limited, and the city council has forbidden parking alongside the main entrance road. SHARE CARS. The main parking is in the wooded area, irregular in shape and not marked out – please park sensibly. There is a bit more parking around the hall, which is beyond the main carpark.
There is an alternative car park at the top end of the park, off Woodland Road, and another at the Evergreen Club on Cornhill (DE22 2FT). Runners from Derby please use these.

Cross Country League – Shipley Park

Approx. 5.5 miles, 2 laps. Car park is very small, PLEASE CAR SHARE. The parking address and post code is given above; the nearest house number is 29. No changing facilities. There are portable toilets (no access to school so don’t try to enter). Terrain will be a mixture of grassland and woodland. There are some steep gradients so spikes or studs are recommended.

Cross Country League – Cliff Lakes

Approx 6 miles over 2 laps. Terrain will be a mixture of grassland, hard bridle path and a short tarmac road. There are some steep gradients so studs are recommended. No changing facilities but toilets are available at the cafe. The car park charges will be waived until 1pm, after which time you must pay.

Cross Country League – Anslow

Limited parking. Car sharing is essential! Approximately 5.5 miles. 2.5 laps.
Terrain will be mainly of grassland and a short section of hard bridle path. There are some steep gradients with a water crossing so spikes or studs are recommended.

Cross Country League – Sinai

If you are not running, please volunteer to Marshal.
Parking:
NOT AT MARSTONS SPORTS and SOCIAL CLUB.
Shobnall Leisure Centre, RIS, Colman International and Active Engineering; all opposite Marstons Brewary on Shobnall Rd, DE14 2BB.
Marshals
For car parking please arrive at 8:45 to 9am.
For the race, please arrive at 9:30 to 10am. Meet at the start area to check in and get your marshal’s vest. Arrive early if you have a long walk to your marshalling point.
Post race results
At Marstons Sports and Social Club

Cross Country League – Anslow

Limited parking. Car sharing is essential! Senior race 2½ laps. Approximately 5.5 miles.
Terrain will be mainly of grassland and a short section of hard bridle path. There are some steep gradients with a water crossing so spikes or studs are recommended.

Cross Country League – Allestree

Approx 6 miles. Main entrance is off A6 (Duffield Road), just at the Northern boundary of the city. Use post code DE22 2EU. CAR PARKING IS LIMITED!
The city council has forbidden parking alongside the main entrance road. The main parking is in the wooded area, irregular in shape and not marked out – please park sensibly. There is a bit more parking around the hall, which is beyond the main carpark. There is an alternative car park at the top end of the park, off Woodland Road, and another at the Evergreen Club on Cornhill (DE22 2FT).

Cross Country League – Foremark

Derby Runner Cross Country League Round 2, at Foremark Reservoir, approx 2 miles west of Ticknell.
Approx. 5.5 miles (2 laps). Terrain will be a mixture of grassland and hard bridle path. There are some steep gradients so spikes or studs are recommended.
Car Parking is limited!! Car Sharing is essential! £2.50 to park, correct change required. No Changing facilities. Toilets at the cafe.
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